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Reflection for Tuesday, December 27, 2016: Feast of Saint John, Apostle and Evangelist.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2016-12-27)
Two days ago we were in a stable in Bethlehem. Now we are outside the empty tomb. Liturgical time can really fly…|I love Christmas season; it may be my favorite liturgical season of the year. As my fellow Americans take ...
Second Week of Christmas: Jan. 1 - 7, 2017
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-01-01)
John answered them, "I baptize with water; but there is one among you whom you do not recognize, the one who is coming after me, whose sandal strap I am not worthy to untie." John 1
Reflection for Thursday, December 29, 2016: Octave of Christmas.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2016-12-29)
The first reading reminds me of an incident that happened in the Jesuit school I worked in, in India. It was the season of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights. Two elementary school boys were talking loudly during recess, ...
Reflection for Wednesday, December 28, 2016: The Feast of the Holy Innocents.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2016-12-28)
Today's first reading tells of Jesus' message that God is light and in him there is no darkness at all. I spent a lot of time reflecting on this passage as I read the gospel of the day. Jesus' words prove valuable as I ...
Reflection for Sunday, December 4, 2016: 2nd Week of Advent.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2016-12-04)
Recently I looked at my baby pictures with my mother who can now more easily access memories from long in the past. The photos brought a lot of happiness to her and a renewed appreciation of my mother's love for me. One ...
The Martyrdom of Polycarp
(Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University., 2011-02-21)
February 23rd marks the feast of Saint Polycarp, Bishop and Martyr. In today’s program, hosts O’Keefe and Wright discuss the “the Martyrdom of Polycarp,” an important early Christian text that describes Polycarp’s death ...
Catholicizing the Crystal Cathedral
(Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University., 2014-06-02)
Brother William Woeger, FSC, discusses the principles of liturgical design that he it using to direct the renovation of the former Crystal Cathedral, which has been acquired by the Diocese of Orange in California.|Woeger ...
The Christian Doctrine of God: The Council of Nicaea
(Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University., 2012-05-21)
Fr. Bill Harmless, S. J. discusses the Council of Nicaea and the efforts of the Church in the fourth century to articulate a coherent Christian monotheism.
Pope Paul VI: Evangelii Nuntiandi
(Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University., 2011-05-16)
Dr. Tom Kelly discusses Evangelii Nuntiandi, which is an Apostolic Exhortation published by Pope Paul VI in 1975.|The document emphasizes the connection between the work of evangelization and concrete action.
Bernard of Clairvaux
(Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University., 2014-10-13)
Rev. William Harmless, S.J. discusses the life and work of St. Bernard of Clairvaux.|Harmless has written about Bernard in his book Mystics.